Monthly Archives: October 2017

Pilotage of the Russian tall ship ‘Sedov’ near Den Helder (Netherlands).

WL-212-  MT-102889Four days later as planned the Russian tall ship ‘Sedov’, length 117,5 m and width 14,7 m arrives at the anchorage of Den Helder. As a result it was not possible to participate in Sail Den Helder 2017. I also missed my assignment to take pictures during this maritime event. The pilotage of the tall ship ‘Sedov’ to the anchorage of Den Helder is done bij pilot Michiel Bakker. See for more pictures Sail Den Helder 2017.

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PSA MSC European Terminal scraddle carriers at work.

WL-211-  MT-104862During my visit to the PSA MSC European Terminal in the port of Anvers, scraddle carriers were busy to get the containers in place. It just looks like robots, but at the top the craddle carrier is operated by someone. The people in the picture just looks like puppets.

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